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Mold can be bothersome. Its growth can be a health hazard to both humans and animals and can cause damage to the building structure. Mold usually grows on damp surfaces, including houseplants. If you see patches of powdery substance on your houseplant, it is most likely mold. It is important that you remove the mold on your household plant and treat it before it causes health, sanitation and building issues later. So, we’ve put together some tips on how to remove this nuisance and keep your plant alive. Why Mold Grows on Houseplants Mold is a t…

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If you’re planning a long vacation, mold prevention is something that may not be on your mind. But if no one is attending your home while you’re on vacation, it’s possible that you’ll come home to mold growth. Mold can grow within 48 to 72 hours after a certain area is exposed. What’s more, it can quickly spread to other areas of your home, and it’s possible that it could affect your entire house. If you don’t want to come home to a mold problem, we at Markham Services have put together these simple tips before you go on vacation and while yo…

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Since early detection and treatment of mold are so important, we frequently rush cleaning products to any questionable areas. Some of them, though, end up being nothing more than dust. It could also happen the other way around, and you fail to spot a mold that could be dangerous. Knowing how to tell the difference between dust and mold is crucial knowledge for every homeowner because they frequently resemble one another. There are various ways to distinguish between them, though. In this guide prepared by Markham Services, we will explain the…

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Mold growth is one of the most difficult issues that you may need to address as a property owner. Mold can be bad for the health of the occupants. So, if you don’t address mold immediately, it can pose a serious health risk and breach housing codes. Aside from the fact that mold growth is unsightly and can cause an unpleasant odor, it can also cause serious damage to your rental property. That’s why it’s important to hire a professional to handle any mold growth in your property. As licensed professionals, Markham Services has the right tools …

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Mold spores are everywhere, both indoors and outdoors, but aren’t visible to the naked eye. With increased exposure, especially in areas like construction sites and natural disaster zones, mold can pose a severe threat to your health. That’s why you should consider wearing a mold mask to prevent yourself from inhaling any dangerous mold spores. The following is a guide to the best mask to protect against mold while you await mold removal services. The Best Mold Respirator Mask to Prevent Inhalation of Mold Spores The N95 respirator mask is the…

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